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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227708
Last updated: 13 January 2020
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Date:29-JUL-2019
Time:08:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aerospatiale AS 350B Ecureuil
Owner/operator:SGC Saga Aviation Co Ltd
Registration: JA9252
C/n / msn: 1238
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kuchido, Chikusei city, Ibaraki Prefecture -   Japan
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Temporary Helipad in Chikusei city
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The cropduster helicopter struck high voltage wires and crashed in a paddy field. The pilot was injured.

JTSB launched an investigation.

Sources:

https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20190729/p2a/00m/0na/002000c
https://www.yomiuri.co.jp/national/20190729-OYT1T50107/
https://flyteam.jp/news/article/113235
https://flyteam.jp/registration/JA9252
https://flyteam.jp/photo/2291587/L (photo)
https://jtsb.mlit.go.jp/jtsb/aircraft/detail2.php?id=2248


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2019 07:15 gerard57 Added
29-Jul-2019 07:37 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
29-Jul-2019 07:41 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2019 07:43 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2019 07:52 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2019 10:40 isamuel Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2019 14:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
29-Jul-2019 14:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]

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